25 Of The Most Inspiring Celebrity Coming Out Stories
Fans might recognize Thomas Dekker as the star of the CW’s The Secret Circle or for his roles on Heroes and The Sarah Connor Chronicles. Others might know him from the powerful essay he posted to his Twitter account in July 2017, revealing that he was a gay man who married the love of his life earlier that year, Bryan Fuller.
“If we are to stand strong in the gay community, our mission should be support, not exclusion; love, not shame,” Thomas wrote. “I choose not to look back on the past with a regretful heart but rather focus on the future with a hopeful one. A future where myself and all others can feel free to express their true selves with honor and dignity.”